University of Southern California
School of Philosophy
PhD, 2018
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Areas of Specialization
Normative Ethics
Moral Psychology
  • Can We Perceive Mental States?
    Synthese 1-25. forthcoming.
    In this paper, I defend Non-Inferentialism about mental states, the view that we can perceive some mental states in a direct, non-inferential way. First, I discuss how the question of mental state perception is to be understood in light of recent debates in the philosophy of perception, and reconstruct Non-Inferentialism in a way that makes the question at hand – whether we can perceive mental states or not – scientifically tractable. Next, I motivate Non-Inferentialism by showing that under the…Read more